Attend high school anytime, anywhere
The accredited Upper School at Laurel Springs prepares students for graduation and admission to college. The school offers flexible academic schedules, extensive course options, and enrollment in Advanced Placement and dual enrollment courses earn students college credit.
Our accredited Upper School is an exceptional online academic program preparing students for college and beyond.
Who can apply?We accept high school students in grades 9-12.
When can students enroll?Rolling admission allows most students to enroll at any time.
How much does it cost?Laurel Springs Upper School tuition is $9.500 for a full year.
What time are classes?Students have access to the classroom 24/7, giving them the freedom to complete coursework at their pace.
The Upper School ExperienceRequest Information
Learning Management System
Learning is a collaborative experience using 21st-century communications tools and technologies in online environments.View Tech Requirements
Personalized Learning Plan
We design our curricula around your student(s) to create the best possible learning experience, while teachers and counselors help amplify each student's strengths.View College Counseling Services
World Language Programs
- Gain proficiency in conversation, culture, and comprehension of world languages
- Choose from American Sign Language (ASL), Chinese, French, German, Latin, and Spanish
- Travel with a school-sponsored international student trip to practice your world language skills
Extensive Selection of Courses
- Choose from more than 200 college-prep courses
- Earn college credit through nearly two dozen AP courses and available dual enrollment offerings
- Select from a list of almost 100 elective options or the uniquely designed micro-courses exploring areas of interest
Clubs and Activities
Students can participate in our vibrant social community, including clubs, virtual field trips, and a private social network.Clubs and Activities
International Travel Opportunities
Annual International travel opportunities include service-learning and leadership experiences.
Each year, more than 300 colleges and universities around the world accept our graduates
Upper School FAQ
How do I enroll my student in the Upper School?
What high school courses does Upper School offer students?We offer more than 200 college-prep courses, including unique elective options, Advanced Placement courses, honors courses, and dual enrollment offerings.
View Upper School Course Catalog
What are the graduation requirements for Academy students?Full-time, Upper School students must meet the 23.5 credits required for graduation.
View Graduation Requirements
Do you offer NCAA-approved summer courses for student-athletes?Yes. We offer NCAA-approved courses.
View Summer Catalog
As an Upper School parent, what is my role in my child's online educationYou play a supporting role in your child's academics. High school students create and act on their schedules with minimal guidance from you.
Parent resources include Observer accounts to monitor your child's learning progress and access to Naviance for observing your child's college plans. We also encourage you to regularly connect with your child's counselor and teachers.
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What are the technology requirements for the Lower School?Lower School students need a standard laptop or desktop computer with Mac OS or Windows support, plus an up-to-date browser and access to high-speed internet. Some courses require speakers and a microphone, and some may require a printer and scanner access.
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Do you have prom and other school events?
Yes! Throughout the year, students can participate in in-person and virtual field trips. And, at the end of the traditional academic year, we host our Annual Year-End Celebrations, a three-day event including prom, graduation, and an alumni reunion.